June 7, 2018 – Itasca, Illinois – Ellie Sylvan, of antenna company Mobile Mark, Inc. recently was recognized as a 2018 Connected World Women of M2M (WoM2M) in Marketing, also called the Women of IoT in Marketing. The women who receive this honor are those who, in the IoT (Internet of Things) arena, help to advance the industry through research and advocacy, and who are role models and advocates for the empowerment of young women in the field.
Peggy Smedley, the editorial director of Connected World stated, “We are beginning to make strides toward helping young women become more interested in IoT—but we still have a ways to go. The women honored this year demonstrate how to lead in a way that inspires innovation.”
The 6th annual list, which was announced during a dinner on May 17th in San Francisco, includes some of the most influential and powerful women in the field of technology. These women come from diverse innovative companies from all over the world; the antenna company Mobile Mark, Microsoft, SPX Corp, Verizon, Hitachi and more.
Ms. Sylvan is honored to be included with such an esteemed group of women. She noted, “Women have a great deal to contribute to the technological sector, and the feeling of being recognized as someone who represents women well in this field, as well as someone who works to empower women in the field, is a good feeling.”
Michael K. Berry, the President and CEO of Mobile Mark Inc. was also pleased with Ms. Sylvan’s recognition, stating, “I’ve had the pleasure of working with Ellie over the past 28 years. Ellie’s enthusiasm and dedication to advancing our wireless solutions has not wavered. We are constantly excited about the marketing message she presents for Mobile Mark.”
Ms. Sylvan was trained as an Economist, and has had work experience in Strategic Planning. She joined Mobile Mark Antenna Company in 1991 and was promoted to Vice President of Marketing in 2003. Prior to taking her position at Mobile Mark. Ms. Sylvan worked for several major manufacturers including Honeywell, Carrier and Agway. Ms. Sylvan has been an integral part of the company’s diversification from CB Antenna and Car Phone Antennas to an ever-widening array of site, mobile and device antennas for Cellular, WiFi, GPS, DSRC and RFID.
Connected World is the business and technology publication that provides the intelligence industry titans need and the guidance consumers crave. It’s all about M2M and IoT. For more information visit www.ConnectedWorld.com.
Mobile Mark, Inc. is a leading antenna manufacturing company and supplier of antennas to wireless companies throughout the world, offering innovative designs, quality manufacturing, and reliable performance. The antenna company offers an extensive line of mobile, portable, and fixed site antennas as well as custom-designed products for specialized OEM applications, many of which feature innovative, patented designs. Mobile Mark global headquarters, which includes design and production capacity is located near Chicago, IL. The European group and factory, are located near Birmingham, England.